What would cause poor gas mileage on a 1998 Honda Civic EX?
Maybe the airfilter
The price ranges for a second hand Honda Civic hatchback are rather versatile. The price range depends on the size of the engine, the strength of the engine and the mileage. Another big factor is the state of the car. Currently, a second hand Honda Civic hatchback would cost between 800 and 10,000 pounds.
Deciding between these two cars really depends on what your looking for and what amenities are important to you. The mazda generally has beter mileage but the Honda Civic is consistently seen as reliable and having a good resale value. I would personally prefer a Mazda Protege because unless you have the funds to purchase a Honda with model upgrades.
What engine is best for a swap into a 1988 Honda CRX for both performance and gas mileage i was thinkin about dropping a b16c or a b18 in or the b16 from a 1998 Honda civic ex i want some HP MPG?
Your engine choice would depend on the amount of performance and mileage gains you are seeking, and also on your local environmental laws. A '98 Honda Civic was originally equipped with a D16Y8, not a B16A, but the D16Y8 would be an upgrade in power from all stock CRX engines. The engine with the most power potential is going to probably be a B18C5, and the engine with the best mileage is probably going to…